IC Bus announced the All-New ChargE Electric powered school bus concept at the NAPT Convention and trade show. The ChargE CE Series Bus is being produced in cooperation with Navistar's newest partner, Volkswagen truck & Bus. The new ChargE Bus is expected to be put into the industry as early as 2019! Navistar's goal with this bus is to give the industry an option of transportation that has zero emissions, a lower cost of ownership and offers a user-friendly powertrain, that is as close to diesel performance as possible.
"The chargE demonstrates how our alliance with Volkswagen... Read More
This past Friday was our Anniversary Ride and Drive Event, and it was a great event! Everyone who was in attendance was able to experience our entire IC Lineup! All those who attended were welcomed to drive and ride on each bus as many times as they wanted, so they could get a good feel as to how each bus runs in comparison to each other! The track was filled with sharp turns, straightaways and long curves!
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IC Bus is offering a $5000 Grant to school districts purchasing Propane-Powered School Buses.
The CE series PSI offers an easy to use and inexpensive alternative to diesel. The heavy-duty propane engine is a cleaner option that doesn’t sacrifice power, torque or durability. Combined with our standard Allison transmission, our CE Series propane-powered school buses are built to not only meet our high standards but to exceed yours.
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Western Canada Bus is excited to announce the newest up and coming addition to our inventory! The All-New Collins Floor is bringing the future now with its most accessible unit ever. The Collins Low-Floor Bus is only being built on the front-wheel-drive RAM ProMaster Chassis. No lifts. No multi-step entrances. Just the ultimate accessibility for everyone!
Thanks to the continued innovation of the Collins group we can offer one of the most accessible AND fuel efficient Busses on the market! The Low-Floor bus utilizes new technology and innovations throughout the bus; thus including,... Read More
The annual 2017 ASTSBC Convention was a success.
We were able to catch up with a vast amount of our loyal clients, connect with potential clients and discuss how the industry is advancing. Western Canada Bus is very excited to be able to showcase our products at events like this so that you get a chance to meet with us face to face to discuss any concerns, questions or any other pertinent matters.
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In response to the transportation ammendments related to the the introduction of Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Ic bus is proud to announce the launch of the new Smarttrac™ ESC System! This implementation of Electronic Stability Control system across the industry is projected to cut down on the 2,810 Collisions that occured between 2005-2012, of which 819 were injured and 70 fatalities occured.
In a combined devlepoment between Meritor and WABCO we will be starting to carry... Read More
Western Canada Bus is excited to introduce the new ‘Collins Transport Bus.’ Built on the most impressive drive train available, the Collins Transport gives you greater efficiency with less fuel, while still delivering the dependability that you have come to expect!
The new Transport bus’ narrow body is easy to maneuver through even the tightest city streets making it easier to get to where you need to go. The superior front-end visibility improves safety for drivers and up to 25* passengers, thanks to the industry’s largest view-out window. The Transit... Read More
Navistar and Volkswagen Truck & Bus to pursue strategic technology collaboration and establish procurement joint venture with Volkswagen Truck & Bus taking a 16.6% stake in Navistar
- Volkswagen Truck & Bus to invest $256 million in Navistar at $15.76 per share and have the right to appoint two directors to Navistar's board of directors
- Alliance will uniquely position Navistar to provide best-in-class products and... Read More
TULSA, Okla. — As it looks ahead to the next 10 years with a continued commitment to efficiency and quality, school bus manufacturer IC Bus has made significant investments in manufacturing practices, advanced technology, and product development.
The school bus manufacturer is investing $52 million over the next three years in its Tulsa-based plant, products, and technology, with a focus on on-time performance, said Trish Reed, vice president and general manager of IC Bus, in an interview at the Tulsa plant.
A sizable portion of that investment — about $17 million — has gone... Read More